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Rocky Head, North Carolina


Prominence: 240 ft, 73 m

Elevation: 4000+ feet, 1219+ meters


True Isolation: 0.71 mi, 1.15 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4000 - 4040 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4000 ft / 1219 m
    (Range 4000 - 4040 ft)
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 39' 28'' N, 82° 17' 12'' W
35.657878, -82.286647 (Dec Deg)
383536 E 3946766 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionBuncombe
McDowell
City/TownMontreat
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 13
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 13)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2016-12-30 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2017-11-02 by Henry Pharr
     2018-09-03 by David Aaronson
     2020-07-18 by Brandon Girard

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 240 ft/73 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 320 ft/97 m
  Key Col: Long Gap    3760 ft/1146 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.71 mi/1.15 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.6667, -82.28
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Thunder Knob  (NNE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: N NC Blue Ridge Crest
Drainage BasinsCatawba
Wateree
Santee
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapMontreat O35082f3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Jeff Rinehart.



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